Focus and Scope

Jurnal Masharif al-Syariah: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Perbankan Syariah, is a journal managed by the Islamic Banking Study Program, Faculty of Islamic Religion, University of Muhammadiyah Surabaya. This journal publishes articles from research, service and conceptual results related to Islamic banking, Islamic economics, Islamic financial institutions.

Peer Review Process

Kebijakan Review Jurnal Masharif al-Syariah : Jurnal Ekonomi dan Perbankan Syariah

  • Setiap naskah yang masuk akan dilakukan proses review¬†oleh reviewer.
  • Proses Review menggunakan Blind Review, artinya reviewer tidak mengetahui¬† identitas penulis, dan penulis pun tidakk mengetahui identitas reviewer.
  • Dalam proses review, reviewer memberi pertimbangan terkait dengan kesesuaian antara judul, abstrak, pembahasan (hasil temuan) dan kesimpulan. Selain itu reviewer juga memberi pertimbangan terkait dengan kebaharuan ( novelty ), dampak ilmiah dan referensi yang digunakan.


Publication Frequency

journal published 4 times a year (March, June, September, December)

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge

Vision and Mission

Jurnal Masharif al-Syariah: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Perbankan Syariah is a forum for researchers working in the field of Islamic economics and banking.


"Being a Journal of National and International Reputation"


1. Organizing the publication of journals that have quality so that they can become journals of national and international reputation.
2. Making Journals as a means for the advancement and intellectual development of the academic community in welcoming the World Class University (WCU)
3. Organizing the publication of an accountable journal.
4. Forming a campus intellectual culture among the academic community

Publication Ethics

Journal Manager Duties and Responsibilities

1. Determine the name of the journal, scientific scope, periodicity, and accreditation if necessary;
2. Determine the membership of the editorial board;
3. Define the relationship between publishers, editors, review partners, and other parties in a contract;
4. Appreciate things that are confidential, both for contributing researchers, writers, editors, and review partners;
5. Implement norms and provisions regarding intellectual property rights, particularly copyrights;
6. Review the journal's policies and submit them to the authors, the editorial board, reviewers, and readers;
7. Create a code of conduct guidelines for editors and review partners;
8. Publish journals regularly;
9. Ensure the availability of funding sources for the sustainability of journal publications;
10. Building a network of cooperation and marketing; and
11. Prepare permits and other legal aspects.

Journal Editor Duties and Responsibilities
1. Meeting the needs of readers and writers;
2. Strive to improve the quality of publications on an ongoing basis;
3. Implement processes to ensure the quality of published papers;
4. Prioritizing freedom of opinion objectively;
5. Maintaining the integrity of the author's academic track record;
6. Submit corrections, clarifications, withdrawals, and apologies if necessary;
7. Responsible for the style and format of the written work, while the content and all statements in the written work are the responsibility of the author;
8. Actively solicit opinions from writers, readers, review partners, and members of the editorial board to improve the quality of publications;
9. Encouraging an assessment of the journal if there are findings;
10. Support initiatives to reduce research and publication errors by asking authors to attach an ethical clearance form that has been approved by the ethical clearance commission;
11. Support initiatives to educate researchers about publication ethics;
12. Reviewing the effect of publication policies on the attitudes of authors and reviewers and improving them to increase responsibility and minimize errors;
13. Have an open mind to new opinions or views of others that may conflict with personal opinions;
14. Do not defend your own opinion, the author, or a third party that may result in an unobjective decision; and
15. Encouraging writers to improve their written work so that it is worthy of publication.

Bestari Partner Duties and Responsibilities (Peer-Reviewer)
1. Received an assignment from the editor to review the written work and submit the study to the editor as a material for determining the feasibility of a written work to be published;
2. Not reviewing written works that involve him, either directly or indirectly;
3. Maintain the confidentiality of the author by not disseminating the results of corrections, suggestions, and recommendations on the manuscripts he has reviewed;
4. Encourage writers to improve their manuscripts;
5. Review the written work that has been corrected in accordance with predetermined standards; and
6. Review the manuscript in a timely manner according to the style of the journal environment and based on scientific principles (data collection methods, author's legality, drawing conclusions, etc.).

Author's Duties and Responsibilities
1. Ensure that those who are included in the list of authors meet the criteria as authors;
2. Be collectively responsible for the work and content of manuscripts/articles which include methods, analysis, calculations, and details;
3. State the origin of the resources (including funding), either directly or indirectly;
4. Explain the limitations of the research;
5. Respond to comments made by bestari partners in a professional and timely manner;
6. Inform the editor if he will withdraw his written work; and
7. Make a statement that the paper submitted for publication is original, has never been published anywhere in any language, and is not in the process of being submitted to another publisher.

Plagiarism Notice

Jurnal Masharif Al-Syariah: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Perbankan Syariah uses Google Scholar and Turnitin to track the level of similarity and plagiarism

Journal History

  • 2016 Journal published for the first time
  • 2016 Get a printed ISSN number (SK no. 0005.25276344/JI.3.1/SK.ISSN/2016.06 - 1 June 2016) link
  • 2017 Get ISSN number online (SK no. 0005.25805800/JI.3.1/SK.ISSN/2017.07 - 5 July 2017) link
  • 2019 Indexed DOAJ link
  • 2020 Accredited Sinta 4 link
  • 2021 Increase the issue of publications to 3 times a year (previously 2 times a year)